A new IOT botnet is infecting Android-based set-top boxes

A new IOT botnet is infecting Android-based set-top boxes

A new IoT botnet named Ares is infecting Android-based devices that have left a debug port exposed on the Internet. Among this botnet’s most common…

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Hacker Uses Porn To Lure Victims to Download Android Ransomware

Hacker Uses Porn To Lure Victims to Download Android Ransomware

A hacker has been using links to a porn app to trick users into installing a new Android ransomware strain. The ransomware, dubbed “Android/Filecoder.C” has been circulating…

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WhatsApp is about to get a huge upgrade that’ll let you use the same account across platforms

WhatsApp is about to get a huge upgrade that’ll let you use the same account across platforms

A big leak has revealed that Facebook is working on a new WhatsApp experience which will let you use the same account to multiple phones,…

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Fake PornHub And Google Android Apps Are Actually ‘Russian Spy Tools’

Fake PornHub And Google Android Apps Are Actually ‘Russian Spy Tools’

Android spyware allegedly created by one of the Russian government’s go-to surveillance providers has been discovered. And it’s hiding in fake apps that look just…

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Flaws in Telegram & WhatsApp on Android Put Data at Risk

Flaws in Telegram & WhatsApp on Android Put Data at Risk

App settings combined with Android behavior can put data integrity at risk for WhatsApp and Telegram users. WhatsApp and Telegram are personal messaging apps that…

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Is Your WhatsApp Being Weird? You May Need to Check For Hidden Malware

Is Your WhatsApp Being Weird? You May Need to Check For Hidden Malware

With over 2.5 billion monthly active users that have accumulated since its fruition, Android has seen massive growth over the last 10 years. With so…

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25 Million Android Phones Infected With Malware That ‘Hides In WhatsApp’

25 Million Android Phones Infected With Malware That ‘Hides In WhatsApp’

As many as 25 million Android phones have been hit with malware that replaces installed apps like WhatsApp with evil versions that serve up adverts,…

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China installs spyware on tourists’ Android phones, downloads data from iPhones

China installs spyware on tourists’ Android phones, downloads data from iPhones

Foreigners visiting certain areas of China are having their smartphones searched at the border. With Android phones, authorities install a piece of spyware that has…

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Botnet Abusing Android Debug Bridge, SSH is Back

Botnet Abusing Android Debug Bridge, SSH is Back

A new cryptocurrency-mining botnet malware is abusing Android Debug Bridge (ADB) and SSH, according to Trend Micro. “This attack takes advantage of the way open…

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Report: Huawei’s Android OS alternative 60% faster than Android

Report: Huawei’s Android OS alternative 60% faster than Android

Whether it will be called Ark OS or Oak OS globally is still a mystery, but Huawei’s Android alternative, dubbed HongMeng OS in China, is being…

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